The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 84 102 114
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 141 107 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.83% 2.33% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 11.19% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 125 90 68
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1199 956 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.10% 20.84% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 983 778 617
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +19 108 £34,000 +0.74% 14
Halifax +12 11 £35,000 -
Bradford +1 7 £40,000 +16.78% 1
Wakefield -22 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Ilkley - 4 - -
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 126 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (36.52%) Test Scripting
3 101 (35.82%) ISTQB
4 97 (34.40%) Finance
5 75 (26.60%) Software Testing
6 70 (24.82%) SQL
7 65 (23.05%) Functional Testing
8 64 (22.70%) Regression Testing
9 60 (21.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 59 (20.92%) Automated Testing
11 58 (20.57%) Microsoft
11 58 (20.57%) Manual Testing
12 52 (18.44%) Integration Testing
13 51 (18.09%) Test Automation
13 51 (18.09%) Business Analysis
14 49 (17.38%) Test Strategy
15 48 (17.02%) QA
16 47 (16.67%) .NET
17 39 (13.83%) Selenium
18 38 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
19 36 (12.77%) MS Excel
20 33 (11.70%) Test Management
21 31 (10.99%) Java
22 30 (10.64%) Degree
23 29 (10.28%) System Testing
23 29 (10.28%) Compatibility Testing
24 28 (9.93%) TDD
25 27 (9.57%) Project Management
25 27 (9.57%) UNIX
26 25 (8.87%) BDD

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.45%) MS Visio
3 18 (6.38%) MS Office
4 8 (2.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.35%) VoIP
1 1 (0.35%) WAN
1 1 (0.35%) FTP
1 1 (0.35%) HTTP
1 1 (0.35%) VPN
1 1 (0.35%) DNS
1 1 (0.35%) MPLS
1 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
1 1 (0.35%) NAS
1 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.35%) Riak
4 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (13.83%) Selenium
2 19 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.67%) WebDriver
4 15 (5.32%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (2.48%) JUnit
6 5 (1.77%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.06%) JIRA
8 2 (0.71%) Rational Robot
8 2 (0.71%) OpenSTA
8 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.35%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.35%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.35%) WinRunner
9 1 (0.35%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.35%) TestNG
9 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
General
1 97 (34.40%) Finance
2 18 (6.38%) Retail
3 11 (3.90%) Banking
4 5 (1.77%) Legal
5 4 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.71%) Marketing
7 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 174 (61.70%) Analyst
2 126 (44.68%) Test Analyst
3 56 (19.86%) Tester
4 47 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 24 (8.51%) Test Manager
6 17 (6.03%) Software Tester
7 16 (5.67%) Functional Tester
8 15 (5.32%) Functional Test Analyst
8 15 (5.32%) Test Leader
8 15 (5.32%) Functional Analyst
9 14 (4.96%) Senior Test Analyst
9 14 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (4.96%) Software Test Analyst
10 11 (3.90%) Agile Test Analyst
10 11 (3.90%) Business Manager
11 10 (3.55%) Test Consultant
11 10 (3.55%) Systems Tester
11 10 (3.55%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (3.55%) Consultant
11 10 (3.55%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (16.67%) .NET
2 18 (6.38%) .NET Framework
3 14 (4.96%) XML
4 9 (3.19%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.19%) CSS
5 2 (0.71%) HTML
5 2 (0.71%) Web Services
6 1 (0.35%) LAMP
6 1 (0.35%) SOAP
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.61%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.19%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.06%) PMI
4 3 (1.06%) User Experience
4 3 (1.06%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.06%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.35%) Open Source
6 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.35%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.57%) UNIX
2 6 (2.13%) Windows
3 3 (1.06%) Android
3 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.71%) Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (36.52%) Test Scripting
3 75 (26.60%) Software Testing
4 65 (23.05%) Functional Testing
5 64 (22.70%) Regression Testing
6 59 (20.92%) Automated Testing
7 58 (20.57%) Manual Testing
8 52 (18.44%) Integration Testing
9 51 (18.09%) Business Analysis
9 51 (18.09%) Test Automation
10 49 (17.38%) Test Strategy
11 33 (11.70%) Test Management
12 29 (10.28%) System Testing
12 29 (10.28%) Compatibility Testing
13 28 (9.93%) TDD
14 27 (9.57%) Project Management
15 25 (8.87%) BDD
16 24 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
16 24 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (8.51%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 70 (24.82%) SQL
2 31 (10.99%) Java
3 23 (8.16%) C#
4 8 (2.84%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.84%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.71%) C
6 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.35%) Python
6 1 (0.35%) Ruby
6 1 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 101 (35.82%) ISTQB
2 60 (21.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 30 (10.64%) Degree
4 18 (6.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 11 (3.90%) CBAP
6 7 (2.48%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.77%) VCP4
8 4 (1.42%) PMP
8 4 (1.42%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (17.02%) QA
2 10 (3.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Firmware
2 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (20.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.32%) HP
3 12 (4.26%) Oracle
4 7 (2.48%) IBM
5 6 (2.13%) VMware
6 5 (1.77%) SAP
7 4 (1.42%) Citrix
8 1 (0.35%) Avaya
8 1 (0.35%) NetApp
8 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco
8 1 (0.35%) EMC
8 1 (0.35%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.35%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Car, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: Cira £30,000
Posted: 13 days ago